Atlantic Events

Environmental Spill Seminar - Mitigation & Control

Environmental Spill Seminar - Mitigation & Control

A transport related spill can take on a life of its own; things happen fast. Oftentimes there are cost overruns to the cleanup and no clear reasons as to why. This seminar took aim at the why, removed the mystery and provided carriers with practical steps they could take to mitigate the costs. Held on site at at Palmer Atlantic as part of our no-cost concierge service to our clients, it was well attended with excellent reviews. Our Keynote [...] Read more

Oasis 2017

Oasis 2017

Each year Palmer Atlantic attends Oasis. It is a spiritual event designed for families so it has a little bit of everything including informative seminars and a ministry/trade fair. Partnering with Ecclesiastical and the Canadian Baptists of Atlantic Canada we have put together a Baptist Church Insurance Program that is nearly 400 members strong. At Oasis we set up our booth and attend the seminars. It is a great chance to reconnect with old [...] Read more

Elite Broker 5 Years Running

Elite Broker 5 Years Running

For the 5th consecutive year, President & CEO, Joe Palmer was recognized by Insurance Business as one of the Top 15 Brokers in Canada and the #1 Broker in Atlantic Canada! For the full list and more details see Elite Brokers 2017. All that hard work deserves a fishing trip wouldn’t you say?

Transportation Safety Conference 2017

Transportation Safety Conference 2017

The agenda is out! This year’s Transportation Safety Conference is loaded with hot topics, “Drug Testing and Marijuana” and “Truckers Against Trafficking” to name but two. This annual event is co-hosted by the Atlantic Provinces Trucking Association (APTA) and the Maine Motor Transport Association (MMTA). In 2016 it was held at the Algonquin Resort in Saint Andrews NB and this year it will be at the Samoset Resort in Maine. Bringing together [...] Read more

Atlantic Truck Show 2017 - Moncton NB

Atlantic Truck Show 2017 - Moncton NB

The Atlantic Truck Show! What can we say? This is THE place to be if you are connected to the transportation and logistics industry. Sponsored by the APTA (Atlantic Provinces Trucking Association) the two day event was a new experience for yours truly. There was so much to see and so many people to talk to who actually wanted (yes, I said wanted) to talk to insurance people. This is why the Atlantic Truck show is so important – it helps connect [...] Read more

Hartland Trade Show - 25 Years!

Hartland Trade Show - 25 Years!

It was the 25th Anniversary of the Hartland Trade Show and many local businesses and vendors turned out to display their wares and services . We had a great time, connected with old friends, made new ones and even garnered a new client or two….ahem….Tina and Joe…how is that score card looking? (Just a little healthy competition between old friends don't ya know).

River Run 2017

River Run 2017

On July 26, 2017 Joe sent us all down the river…literally! We closed the office at noon and headed to Florenceville NB to Riverview Outfitters to get into our reserved kayaks (a canoe for Joe) and head down the Saint John. Was it a team building exercise? Was it just an excuse for Joe to be on a river in the middle of a work week? It was fun; pure and simple fun together. We all had a great time. Pulling ashore 3 hours later in Hartland we had a [...] Read more

PINNACLE - First Annual Insurance Seminar

PINNACLE - First Annual Insurance Seminar

In May 2017 we hosted PINNACLE, our First Annual Insurance Seminar; a no-cost event for our Church clients. Session topics were, Abuse Prevention, Directors & Officers, CGL (Commercial General Liability) and Replacement Cost/Co-Insurance. It was held at Crandall University in Moncton NB with very positive and enthusiastic reviews from attendees and keynotes. Since the event was live streamed and recorded you may visit the Canadian Baptists [...] Read more